Ranjan, Ritesh and Xavier, Biji and Megarajan, Sekhar and Ghosh, Shubhadeep (2021) Groupers. In: Package of Aquaculture Practices. Department of Fisheries, Government of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, pp. 177-188.

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    Groupers are important fish, particularly for live seafood markets in several Asian countries and highly prized for the quality of their flesh. Orange spotted grouper, Epinephelus coioides inhabits a depth of at least 30 m, over mud and rubble in shallow reefs and lagoons; while the juvenile are found in the shallow waters of estuaries over sand, mud and gravel and among mangroves. It is eurythermal and euryhaline. It feeds mainly on fish followed by crustaceans and molluscs.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture
    Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Demersal Fishes
    Demersal Fishes > Groupers
    Divisions: CMFRI-Visakhapatnam
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2021 06:44
    Last Modified: 17 Apr 2021 07:27

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